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Harry Chapin

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Harry Chapin

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    Humeston Chapin

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Harry Chapin — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 16 
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Jan 1813 
    • Birth Location:
    • West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 27 Dec 1863 
    • Death Location:
    • New York, New York 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Jan 1842 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • Humeston Chapin's given name is also seen as Hummiston.

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  • Sources for Humeston Chapin

    • 1 Chapin, Gilbert Warren , The Chapin Book of Genealogical Data with Brief Sketches of the Descendants of Deacon Samue l Chapin, Vol. 1 , Hartford, Connecticut: Chapin Family Association (1924) , 397, 838, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 2 Ely, Heman , Records of the Descendants of Nathaniel Ely, The Emigrant, Who Settled First in Newtown, no w Cambridge, Mass. , Cleveland, Ohio: Short and Forman, Printers and Stationers (1885) , 116, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 3 Wing, Rev. Conway P. , A Historical and Genealogical Register of John Wing, of Sandwich, Mass., and His Descendant s 1632-1888, 2nd Edition , New York: The De Vinne Press (1888) , 483, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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